The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottingham region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank 78 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 14 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.42% 2.26% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.32% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 34
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Tester
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 1209 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.26% 97.50% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 799 936 797
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Tester
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottingham region.

Tester Salary Trend in Nottingham

Tester
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Tester Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) QA
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Information Security
5 5 (25.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 5 (25.00%) OSCP
6 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 4 (20.00%) OSWP
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) User Stories
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) CESG
6 4 (20.00%) C
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) Python

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) JMeter
2 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) CasperJS
4 2 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 2 (10.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.00%) Concordion
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.00%) JBehave
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (5.00%) Behat
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 5 (25.00%) OSCP
3 4 (20.00%) CEH
3 4 (20.00%) OSWP
4 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) OSCE
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
Nottingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 2 days ago